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The above is a brief specimen of the assenter in conversation.

With the greatest good nature and good breeding, he was the very opposite to an assenter.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from Old French assentir "agree; get used to" (12c.), from Latin assentare "to agree with," frequentative of assentire, from ad- "to" (see ad-) + sentire "to feel, think" (see sense (n.)). Related: Assented; assenting.

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